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Louis Ambrosi

1829 ~ 1867

Fourth prefect apostolic of the Hong Kong Catholic Church (1855-67).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church

Sidney Anderson

1889 ~ 1978

Sid Anderson was an American Methodist missionary. He and his wife Olive spent more than forty years working in China, mainly in Shanghai and Hong Kong, where they made a major contribution to inner city ministry.

Affiliation: American Methodist  |  Other Locales:

Paul Henry Bartel

1904 ~ 2001

Preacher, teacher, educator, and trainer of Chinese church leaders

Affiliation: Christian and Missionary Alliance  |  Other Locales:

Lawrence Bianchi

1899 ~ 1983

Second bishop of Hong Kong Catholic Diocese (1951-69).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church

Samuel Robbins Brown

1810 ~ 1880

American missionary to China.

Affiliation: American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions  |  Other Locales:

Theodore (“Ted”) Choy

1916 ~ 1992

Pioneer worker among Chinese students in North America; frequent traveler to China after 1979 to minister to house churches.

Affiliation: Ambassadors for Christ, Inc.  |  Other Locales:

William Dean

1807 ~ 1895

American Baptist pioneer church planter and theological educator in China and Thailand, founder of the world's first Protestant Chinese church.

Affiliation: American Baptist Missionary Union  |  Other Locales:

Louis-Charles Delamarre

1810 ~ 1863

First missionary of the Paris Foreign Mission Society to enter China.

Affiliation: Paris Foreign Mission Society  |  Other Locales:

Samuel Dyer

1804 ~ 1843

London Missionary Society missionary remembered for his printing of Chinese characters and for his daughter Maria, who married Hudson Taylor.

Affiliation: London Missionary Society  |  Other Locales:

Ernst Johann Eitel

1838 ~ 1908

An early German missionary, Dr. Ernst Johann Eitel served with the Basel German Evangelical Society (or Basel Mission) in South China from 1862-65. He then served with the London Missionary Society in Beijing from 1865-78, and baptised the first Protestant...

Affiliations: Basel Mission , London Missionary Society  |  Other Locales:

Anthony Feliciani

1804 ~ 1866

Second prefect apostolic of the Hong Kong Catholic Church (1843-47 and 1850-55).

Affiliation: Order of Friars Minor  |  Other Locales:

Karl Friedrich August Gutzlaff

1803 ~ 1851

First German Lutheran Missionary to China.

Affiliations: Netherlands Missionary Society , Chinese Evangelization Society  |  Other Locales:

Ronald Owen Hall

1895 ~ 1975

Anglican bishop of Hong Kong.

Affiliation: Church of England

Theodore Hamburg

1819 ~ 1854

Swedish missionary and translator among the Hakka.

Affiliation: Basel Mission  |  Other Locales:

Benjamin Hobson

1816 ~ 1873

Pioneer medical missionary in China.

Affiliation: London Missionary Society  |  Other Locales:

Ji Zhiwen

1901 ~ 1985

20th-century Chinese Evangelical Protestant leader, evangelist, revivalist and philanthropist.

Affiliations: Bethel Evangelistic Band , Chinese Evangelization Society  |  Other Locales:

Theodore Joset

1804 ~ 1842

First prefect apostolic of the Hong Kong Catholic Church (1841-42).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church  |  Other Locales:

James Legge

1815 ~ 1897

Scottish missionary and sinologist.

Affiliation: London Missionary Society

Mary Isabella Morison Legge

1816 ~ 1852

Missionary educator in China.

Affiliation: London Missionary Society

Leong Chi Hing

1837 ~ 1920

One of the first local priests of the Hong Kong Catholic Church who, in his long life, was a visible link with the church's beginnings in the colony.

Affiliation: Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong

Liu Cho Wan

1886 ~ 1923

One of the most prominent local priests of the Hong Kong Catholic Church and official translator of the church.

Affiliation: Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong

Wilhelm Lobscheid

1822 ~ 1893

German missionary, doctor, and printer in Hong Kong and Guangdong.

Affiliations: Rhenish (Barmen) Mission to China , Chinese Evangelization Society  |  Other Locales:

Cora A. Martinson

1902 ~ 2000

Evangelist, Bible teacher, and college dean.

Affiliation: Lutheran United Mission  |  Other Locales:

Harold and Charlotte Martinson

1905/1906 ~ 1970/2001

Lutheran evangelistic and teacher.

Affiliation: Lutheran United Mission  |  Other Locales:

Robert Neuman

1823 ~ 1890

Missionary to China

Affiliations: Berlin Missionary Society , Chinese Christian Union  |  Other Locales:

Louis Piazzoli

1845 ~ 1904

Second vicar apostolic of Hong Kong Catholic Church (1895-1904).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church

Dominic Pozzoni

1861 ~ 1924

Third vicar apostolic of Hong Kong Catholic Church (1905-24).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church

Timoleon Raimondi

1827 ~ 1894

First Catholic bishop of Hong Kong.

Affiliation: Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong

Karl Ludvig Reichelt

1877 ~ 1952

Norwegian Lutheran missionary to China, scholar of Chinese religion, and founder of Christian Mission to Buddhists.

Affiliation: Christian Mission to Buddhists  |  Other Locales:

Issachar Jacox Roberts

1802 ~ 1871

Baptist missionary in China and supporter of the Taiping Rebellion.

Affiliation: American Southern Baptist Mission  |  Other Locales:

Jehu Lewis and Henrietta Hall Shuck

1814 ~ 1863

First U.S. Baptist missionaries in China.

Affiliation: American Southern Baptist Mission  |  Other Locales:

George Smith

1815 ~ 1871

Church Missionary Society missionary in China and first English bishop of Hong Kong.

Affiliation: Church Missionary Society

Su Zuoyang

1916 ~ 2007

Twentieth-century Chinese evangelist, Bible scholar, author, musician. Director of the Worldwide Evangelistic Mission(環球佈道會), director of the Heavenly People Depot, general editor of the Voice of the Heavenly People.

Affiliations: The Worldwide Evangelistic Mission , The Heavenly People Depot

James Hudson Taylor lll

1929 ~ 2009

Great-grandson of J. Hudson Taylor; founder of China Evangelical Seminary, Taiwan; General Director of the Overseas Missionary Fellowship; founder of Medical Services International.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Other Locales:

Philip Teng

1922 ~ 2013

He was the most eminent Chinese pastor of the Christian and Missionary Alliance, a distinguished leader of the global Chinese Christian community, and a good and faithful servant of Jesus Christ. He was, forever in loving memory, Reverend Philip Teng.

Affiliation: Christian and Missionary Alliance Church  |  Other Locales:

Charles Vath

1909 ~ 1974

Director of the Hong Kong Catholic Center, founder and president of Caritas-Hong Kong (1953-68), and president of Caritas Internationalis (1972-74).

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church

Wang Zhengting

1882 ~ 1961

Chinese Christian politician, businessman, and diplomat.

Affiliation: Young Men's Christian Association  |  Other Locales:

Wen Jizhen

1895 ~ 1981

Educator; wife of Zhao Enci

Affiliation: Lingnan University  |  Other Locales:

Ph. Winnes

German missionary.

Affiliation: Basel German Evangelical Society  |  Other Locales:

Xie Fuya

1892 ~ 1991

Chinese Christian scholar and writer.

Affiliation: Young Men's Christian Association  |  Other Locales:

Xu Chenping

1920 ~ 1973

First Chinese bishop of the Hong Kong Catholic Diocese (1969-73).

Affiliation: Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong  |  Other Locales:

Xu Qian

1871 ~ 1940

Chinese scholar and reformer of the judiciary system in China.

Affiliation: Chinese Anglican Church  |  Other Locales:

Zhao Enci

1890 ~ 1987

Educator, mission leader, pastor

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